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  • Bernadina Isotopes
    Rockies sign former Isotope Bernadina
    Roger Bernadina was an Isotope for only 23 games in 2014. He could appear in quite a few more games in 2015.The Colorado Rockies signed the veteran center fielder to a minor-league contract this week. Albuquerque's new affiliate has now signed...
  • Logan Watkins
    Iowa Cubs news: Logan Watkins and Donn Roach outrighted
    Logan Watkins and Donn Roach cleared waivers and were assigned outright to the triple-A Iowa Cubs on Monday. Both players were designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster when the Chicago Cubs claimed Ryan Lavarnway and Shane...
  • Baseball greats who died in 2014
    Baseball greats who died in 2014
    The following is a list of baseball greats who died in 2014. The list includes a couple of Baseball Hall of Fame players, a superstar prospect who died way too young, and a number of very well-known players who became managers and broadcasters and...
  • Craig Breslow
    Red Sox re-sign lefty reliever Craig Breslow
    The Boston Red Sox got their man. They re-signed their left-handed pitcher who was so pivotal to their success in their championship 2013 season. No, his name is not Jon Lester. It wasn't a nightmare, Lester is still signed with the Chicago...
  • Will Middlebrooks
    Red Sox trade Will Middlebrooks to San Diego for a backup catcher
    The once blossoming Red Sox career of Will Middlebrooks ended Friday with Ben Cherington trading him to the San Diego Padres for a backup catcher. The Red Sox get 34-year-old journeyman catcher Ryan Hanigan. Hanigan hit .198 in 2013 and .218 in...
  • Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig
    Bud Selig is being given $6M a year in retirement
    It looks like Bud Selig has a nice retirement to look forward to. Sporting News reported on Dec. 19, 2014 Selig will receive $6 million a year in his retirement. After Selig retires as the Major League Baseball commissioner on Jan. 25 he will be...
  • Rocco Baldelli
    Rocco Baldelli hired as Tampa Bay's new first base coach
    Rocco Baldelli saw his playing career end all too soon. The Rhode Island native drew comparisons to Joe DiMaggio early in his career due to his effortless combination of speed, power, fielding, and baseball acumen. But a mysterious disease, called...
  • Justin Upton homers
    Kemp officially a Padre; catcher Norris acquired; Upton on way
    Christmas has come early for Padres Nation, with General Manager A.J. Preller dressed as Santa, lugging a bag full of power-hitting outfielders, all-star catchers, a couple veteran infieldersand the odd bargain-basement pitcher.For a team that has...
  • Principal Park
    2015 Iowa Cubs coaching staff announced
    Marty Pevey will return as manager of the Iowa Cubs in 2015. The Chicago Cubs made the announcement of their minor league coaching staffs on Wednesday. Joining Pevey in Des Moines will be Hitting Coach Brian Harper, Pitching Coach Mike Cather, and...
  • Wil Myers traded
    Padres land Myers in 3-team, 11-player trade
    For the second time in a week, the San Diego Padres appear to be part of a blockbuster trade, landing promising young power hitterWil Myers from Tampa Bay.The deal, first announced on ESPN, is not finalized but it appears all three teams involved ...
  • Chase Headley
    New York Yankees keep Chase Headley and Chris Capuano in the fold with new deals
    The New York Yankees have brought back some familiar faces. On Monday, they re-signed third baseman Chase Headley to a four-year deal. The team followed that up by signing pitcher Chris Capuano to a one-year contract on Tuesday.Headley’s...
  • Aerial View NY Stadiums
    Eddie Grant, Johnny Murphy just didn't play baseball
    When arguing about New York City baseball players and teams, conversations often are peppered with legends such as Babe Ruth, Mickey Mantle, John McGraw, Gil Hodges, Mel Ott and Jackie Robinson. The next tier of players who often are mentioned and...
  • Los Angeles Dodgers new front office group leaves their mark on the 2015 roster
    Los Angeles Dodgers new front office group leaves their mark on the 2015 roster
    During one of the busiest Winter Meetings in years, the Los Angeles Dodgers new front office group president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman and General Manager Farhan Zaidi hit the ground running and left the meetings smiling after an...
  • Rick Porcello
    Red Sox throwing mud against the wall with their new rotation
    The Red Sox couldn't close the deal with Jon Lester. Surely, they had a plan B, right? So where is Cole Hamels? Johnny Cueto? Max Scherzer? What kind of Christmas is this? Instead, Red Sox fans have been left to look under the tree and find...
  • House Lobos
    Colorado Rockies acquire former Lobo on a busy afternoon
    The Colorado Rockies wrapped up the Winter Meetings with a series of moves around the Rule 5 Draft on Thursday. One of those moves could bring an Albuquerque native home.Colorado acquired right-hander Austin House, a former New Mexico Lobo and La...